Tag Archives: Jaipur

Monkey Madness!

Namaste! This is one of my favorite images.  It is from Delhi and shows  conundrum of humans and monkeys in India. Monkeys are everywhere  because of the  Hudaman, the Hindu  monkey god.    Hindus revere Hanuman, the Monkey god and … Continue reading

Posted in Amdavad, Animals, Delhi, Religions of the World, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Snakes in the South of India

Namaste! Jesse lived to tell about this photo taken, I think, in Jaipur either at the Amber Fort or Jantar Mantar.  As brave as Jesse looks with that cobra wrapped around his neck, you need to know that we were … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, clothes, India, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Elephant Ride. . . . . Check!

Near the top of the  list of  desired adventures in India for the students was to ride an elephant.  Jaijpur is  the place to do it..   You can stand in line  for hours at the Amber Fort and have … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, India, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Elephant Artists

I am declaring my blog “Time-Out Thursday” because I just feel like a break from all the horrible stories in the world. I know, I know, there are people everywhere who can’t do that, but I thought a smile would … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Jantar Mantar Jaipur

Posted  first on March 14, 2013by annetbell These handsome guards asked if we wanted pictures with them, so of course we did. Then they asked for money!   Jaipur is definitely more of a tourist town.  They got us!  We were ready … Continue reading

Posted in India, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Jaipur The Pink City of India

Filled with anticipation, I arrived in the Pink City of ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.’ In fact, it was my first question to our guide. He laughed and told me of another tourist who planned her whole trip around sighting … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

India’s Monkey Invasion

These are the Rhesus Macaque monkeys of Jaipur, the Pink City of Rajastan. The video will enthrall you, give you shivers and be impossible to look away  from because you want to see what they will do next.  Monkeys have … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments